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Reviewed 1 week ago

Tantraa is the best place we've found in fort cochi. Clean, fresh, comfortable beds, friendly host Babu, great price. Go here. Rooms on base floor are great. The rooms are tasteful simple and new. The sheets are clean and its on a private side street walking distance to the main town.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My son picked out Tantraa because of the picture of the open upper floor. It was indeed a communal area to meet other world travelers. Everything else is frosting on the cake! Nice clean rooms, reasonable rates, walking distance to the beach, restaurants and shops of all kinds. Our host or his partner were always available and so personable, making...

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Madison, Wisconsin
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent little homestay, close to everything but far enough away to a quiet and peaceful. Great rooftop common area to relax, read and (of course) connect to the wifi and check your Facebook/Instagram/Email....

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Belfast
Reviewed 14 January 2017 via mobile

Stayed at Tantraa in a budget twin with shared bathroom for 600 rupee. Had two singles. Mosquito nets up to prevent any bites. Babu the owner very nice and very helpful and the facilities are all you need. They also do food which is cheap and nice. Wifi and location also very good.

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Thank Ross P
Adelaide
Reviewed 13 January 2017

Tantra Home Stay was an ideal place to stay while in Fort Kochi due to its very low price and great location. The positives are: the room is not huge, but a comfortable size; it is very clean; the neighbourhood is quiet at night and safe to walk around in; the accommodation is walking distance to many restaurants and tuk...

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Reviewed 8 January 2017 via mobile

We booked a double private room and arrived a little early for check in so we went and did some exploring. We came back and they gave us a twin bed hut. We showed them our booking showing we paid for a double bed air con and they insisted that is impossible as they don't have double bed rooms. After...

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tantraahomestay, Manager at Tantraa Home Stay, responded to this review

Dear Guest Namaskaram The Room you booked was 600 rupees per night. we explained first that we don"t have any AC rooms as same price.But you strongly requested another room and also seemed be tired and get irritated.So we offered to use the AC room with putting the price on hold.Because we just would liked to delight you.But you did"t...

Kochi (Cochin), India
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We thought we would only be in Kochi for a week but ended up staying at this place for over 2 weeks, we loved it so much!! Our room was a great deal with a little sitting room and outdoor patio, and there is even a communal kitchen to cook in and test out all the new recipes you are...

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Caroline F, Manager at Tantraa Home Stay, responded to this review

Dear Guest Namaskaram, thank you for your feedback.I am glad to hear that .feel free to contact us when your friends or family visit to kochi regards Tantraa homestay

Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

Babu the host of this homestay made my experience in Fort Cochin a really nice experience. He also has a rickshaw and can take you around the town and show you the sights. There is a good upstairs area to meet people who are travelling too. Thanks Babu! (Kiernan)

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Caroline F, Manager at Tantraa Home Stay, responded to this review

Dear guest Namaskaram, Thank you for good comments we also are happy because we are getting good guests! Kindly Regards Tantraa homestay

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Loved my stay here. There's a lovely lounge with a kitchen and babu the host will make you drinks or basic good for a small charge. Great for meeting other travelers. Rooms are basic but clean and nice and excellent for price.

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Caroline F, Manager at Tantraa Home Stay, responded to this review

Dear guest Namaskaram, Thank you for your feedback .I am glad you Enjoyed your stay with us in Tantraa homestay! Kindly Regards

Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

Babu was very kind and helpfull, showing us around fort kochi in his auto riksja and recommending the right places to eat or food shopping. The kitchen of Tantraa is well equiped so you can even try to cook your own meal. The stay in the airco room was confortable and I had some good sleep. Recommended to give it...

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Caroline F, Manager at Tantraa Home Stay, responded to this review

Dear Guest Namaskaram! Thank you for your feedback .I am glad you enjoyed your stay with us in Tantraa homestay! Kindly Regards

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Official Description (provided by the hotel)
Tantraa homestay is located In a quiet area, close to the centre of Fort Cochin, just minutes away from all public transport, including the ferry to the mainland and some of best local restaurants, shops and other amenities. We are also just five minutes from the vibrant sea front and beach. We offer spacious, clean and affordable rooms, with a/c, television, solar heated hot water and wi fi. We have a large, open and homely upstairs living space, with satellite television, comfy seating and access to a small garden and sun/dining terrace. Full dining/cooking facilities are also provided, with large fridge freezer to store food and drink. Staff are here 24 hours a day, and we are happy to help with anything that you need, at any time. We can assist with bookings for all local sightseeing tours, including the Kerala backwater boat tours, and other activities, such as: yoga, martial arts, meditation, Ayurvedic Medicine and daily dance and music events. We are local people, who have lived here for many years, therefore we can offer cultural/historical tours, or at the very least, provide you with fantastic local information. We hope to make you feel at home. Babu and Shaheer ... more   less 

Additional Information about Tantraa Home Stay

Address: Bishop Garden Lane No.1 | Pattalam, Kochi (Cochin) 682001, India
Region: India > Kerala > Kochi (Cochin)
Price Range: $13 - $29 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:2.5 star — Tantraa Home Stay 2.5*
Number of rooms: 4
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“The base floor rooms are best, side ones attached to terrace tend to be noisy.”
 of 5 bubbles , 15 Feb 2017 | Read review
“lower floor rooms would be quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles 122eileend, 5 Feb 2017 | Read review
“Get a room with A/C”
 of 5 bubbles ECatspaced, 13 Jan 2017 | Read review
“All rooms were clean, comfortable and IMHO, were great value for money.”
 of 5 bubbles MyDMelbourne, 1 Nov 2016 | Read review
“They are only five rooms. On the ground floor they are quieter.”
 of 5 bubbles nicol_sl948, 21 Oct 2015 | Read review
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